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Greece makes further concessions to creditors

Greece makes further concessions to creditors

Greece yesterday submitted a proposed list of reforms in return for the €53.5bn new three-year bailout package the country is seeking from i...

The Greek government's full proposal to the Eurogroup

The proposal submitted by the Greek government to the Eurogroup earlier on Thursday is the following:

Greece heads for early elections

April 21, 2015

Greece heads for early elections

The way out of the impasse of Greece’s negotiations with its international creditors goes through ea...

Quarantine for Greek bank subsidiaries in neighboring countries

April 17, 2015

Quarantine for Greek bank subsidiaries in neighboring countries

Τhe central banks of Albania, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Romania, Serbia, Turkey and the Former Yugoslav Repu...

German Finance Minister: Nobody expects deal with Greece in April

April 16, 2015

German Finance Minister: Nobody expects deal with Greece in April

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble said in an interview with Bloomberg TV yesterday that “nob...

ECONOMY

Greek Tourism Expo ’17 opens on Friday at Metropolitan Expo

Greek Tourism Expo ’17 opens on Friday at Metropolitan Expo

The international tourism exhibition “Greek Tourism Expo ’17” opens on Friday at the exhibition centre Metropolitan Expo.In the exhibition, which will be open to public until Sunday, there will be a p...

Giorgos Markopouliotis will probably be the new chief of the EU Representation to Greece

Giorgos Markopouliotis will probably be the new chief of the EU Representation to Greece

Giorgos Markopouliotis will probably be the new head of the European Commission Representation to Greece, said European sources.Markopouliotis served in the same position in 2001-2005 and since 2012 h...

Achtsioglou briefs Jeremy Corbyn, McDonnell on Greek economy

Achtsioglou briefs Jeremy Corbyn, McDonnell on Greek economy

Greece’s Labour Minister Efi Achtsioglou met the head of the UK’s Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn and shadow chancellor of the exchequer John McDonnell in London on Wednesday, briefing them on the progress...

Foreign investors slightly lowered exposure in ASE in November

Foreign investors slightly lowered exposure in ASE in November

Foreign investors slightly reduced their exposure in the Athens Stock Exchange in November, cutting their participation in the total capitalization of the Greek market to 64.8 pct from 65 pct in Octob...

SOCIETY

Greek prosecutor proposes not to indict Golden Dawn MP for illicit recording of conversation

09-07-2015 No comments

A public prosecutor recommended to the Council of Appeals on Wednesday not to indict Golden Dawn MP Ilias Kasidiaris over the illicit recording in 2013 of a conversation with the then New Democracy cabinet secretary Panagiotis Baltakos, during which they discussed a judicial investigation into the party’s alleged criminal activities.

Passenger traffic up 21.9 pct in Athens airport in June‏

08-07-2015 No comments

Passenger traffic in the Athens International Airport grew 21.9 pct in June, compared with the same month last year, to 1.88 million passengers, with domestic passenger traffic rising 24.3 pct and international passenger traffic rising 20.6 pct in the month.

List of 85 prominent Greeks sign declaration supporting 'yes' vote

03-07-2015 No comments

A list of 85 prominent Greeks - including actors, authors, athletes, business people, academics and politicians - on Thursday signed a declaration expressing their support for a 'yes' vote in the upcoming referendum on Sunday, urging Greeks to vote "Yes to Greece, Yes to the Euro."

Film director Costas Gavras backs Tsipras' decision to call referendum

03-07-2015 No comments

Speaking out in support of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday, film director Costas Gavras said that Sunday's referendum was necessary and expressed hope that things will go the way that the prime minister hopes.